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it with a ton of manufacturers. take a look at how many manufacturing jobs have opened up in the u.s. over the last three years. it's gone from 90,000 to 247,000 in october. we went down to bloomfield, indiana, just south of bloomington. we talked to the folks there at an auto parts supplier. they cannot find people for job openings, particularly for the second and third shift. some of it's a skills gap. some of it is a lack of applicants. some of it is because they've had people, brought them in, hired them, and those people have said, you know what, i'd rather stay on unemployment. >> we've had people that we've interviewed that we've agreed to hire, and at the end of the day, they've turned around and said, we're not going to take that job. we just found out that unemployment benefits have been extended. they don't take the job. >> after we first reported this this morning, i got flooded with tweets and e-mails. people saying this is ridiculous. one person wrote, $13 an hour. that's what a lot of manufacturers are starting people out at. that's about $2,000 a month. or you could get $45
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